Feb 27, 2013 3:00am PST
rais my son to bester! careful... hi, sweetie. hi, mom. (mom) but just to be safe... i got a subaru. (announcer) love. it's what makes a subaru a subaru. >>steve: we've got quick headlines from the control room. consumer reports unveiling its list of top cars for 2013, and none of them built in america. none of them were american brands, i should say. honda was the big winner. its accord, crv and odyssey taking top spots. the toyota high lander, audi and bmw took the luxury car and sports sedan category. >>> the furniture giant's meat balls recalled after possible meat contamination. ikea in thigh land -- thailand and hong kong pulling the food from their shelves. >>gretchen: this is not what parents had in mind when they sent their kids to school earlier this month. students, we're -- were told they could put on burkas in a lesson about islam and then they were told to refer to terrorists as freedom fighters. one of the students joins me along with her mother, april. good morning to the both of you. >> good morning. >>gretchen: madeleine, you are a freshman in high school. what was
Feb 27, 2013 4:00am PST
auto brands sold in the u.s. are japanese. lexus, subaru and mazda. u.s. automakers were hurt by reliability and didn't crack the top ten. cadillac was the top american name plate. that number was at 14, though. in general, luxury brands did much better than the more basic lines for that same company. >>> and maybe this bud's not for you. beer drinkers are suing the company that makes budweiser for allegedly watering down its brews to boost profits. the class-action lawsuit claims there's less alcohol than stated on the labels for bud, michelob and other brands. anheuser-busch says that's completely false. the company controls 39% of the u.s. beer market. let's get to the bottom of that. seriously. don't ruin my weekend. >> upset about that. >>> next on this wednesday, shark attack. a deadly encounter this morning at a popular beach. and we'll have the latest. >>> also this morning, a big announcement from the one and only barbara walters. [ male announcer ] this is kevin. to prove to you that aleve is the better choice for him, he's agreed to give it up. that's today? [ male
Feb 27, 2013 6:00am PST
! careful... hi, sweetie. hi, mom. (mom) but just to be safe... i got a subaru. (announcer) love. it's what makes a subaru a subaru.